Shares of American River Bankshares (NASDAQ:AMRB) passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $13.00 and traded as high as $13.65. American River Bankshares shares last traded at $13.65, with a volume of 0 shares trading hands.

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on AMRB. ValuEngine raised American River Bankshares from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 17th. Zacks Investment Research lowered American River Bankshares from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 25th.

The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $12.89 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $13.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a current ratio of 0.64. The company has a market capitalization of $77.69 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.31 and a beta of 0.23.

American River Bankshares (NASDAQ:AMRB) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 18th. The financial services provider reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.23 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $6.05 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.20 million. American River Bankshares had a return on equity of 6.29% and a net margin of 18.30%. As a group, analysts expect that American River Bankshares will post 0.94 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 14th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 31st were issued a dividend of $0.07 per share. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.06%. This is an increase from American River Bankshares’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, July 30th. American River Bankshares’s dividend payout ratio is presently 33.73%.

Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AMRB. Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC increased its holdings in shares of American River Bankshares by 17.1% during the 1st quarter. Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC now owns 320,222 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $4,163,000 after buying an additional 46,694 shares during the last quarter. Banc Funds Co. LLC acquired a new stake in American River Bankshares in the 2nd quarter valued at $135,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC acquired a new stake in American River Bankshares in the 2nd quarter valued at $79,000. Phocas Financial Corp. acquired a new stake in American River Bankshares in the 2nd quarter valued at $69,000. Finally, Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC increased its holdings in American River Bankshares by 13.7% in the 2nd quarter. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC now owns 19,879 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $244,000 after purchasing an additional 2,402 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 50.59% of the company’s stock.

American River Bankshares Company Profile (NASDAQ:AMRB)

American River Bankshares operates as the holding company for American River Bank that provides commercial banking products and services to small and middle-market businesses, and individuals. The company accepts checking and savings deposits; and offers money market deposit accounts and certificates of deposit.

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